May 2013

Oscar Niemeyer

Paulo Mendes da Rocha

PAULO MENDES DA ROCHA  IN SOME WAYS it’s difficult for me to speak about Oscar Niemeyer, because we were so close. But it is also difficult to discuss his work because Oscar fundamentally changed what it meant to be an architect. He gave our field new prestige, elevating its role both for my generation and within world culture, transforming international modernism …

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